2015-2016 Governors' Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: A. Durham (27.33)
RPG: A. Durham (17.00)
APG: J. Alapag (7.33)
SPG: A. Durham (1.33)
BPG: A. Durham (2.00)

July 30, 2016 5:30PM
Lucena City
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Jayson Castro stars as TNT hands Meralco first Govs’ Cup loss

July 24, 2016

Jayson Castro of TNT KaTropan wound up with 24 points 7rebounds and 5 assists. PBA Media BureauThe TNT KaTropa remained undefeated while handing sister team Meralco its first loss after a tough 98-95 decision in the 2016 Oppo PBA Governors’ Cup on Saturday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Jayson Castro scored 16 of his game-high 24 points in the second half as he led his team to a second straight win.

He also posted seven rebounds and five assists as he engaged his old teammate Jimmy Alapag in an intriguing point guard battle. Alapag finished with 11 points and 12 assists in the contest.

TNT’s imports, Mario Little and Michael Madanly, both added 14 points while rookie Kris Rosales chipped in with 13 markers. Little also grabbed 11 rebounds in the game....

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Yeng Guiao on North All-Star starters: ‘Best friend ko lahat 'yun’

July 24, 2016

PBA All-Star 2016The All-Star game could be interesting for Rain or Shine head coach Yeng Guiao, who has been named as the bench tactician for a North team composed of rival players in the PBA.

Guiao will have GlobalPort's Terrence Romeo, Alaska's Calvin Abueva, Star's Marc Pingris, and Barangay Ginebra's Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar as his starters for the game on August 7.

While the fiery coach sees the All-Star game as just another assignment for him to fulfill, the on-court bad blood between him and the players admittedly crossed his mind....

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Fajardo, Abueva, Romeo headline PBA All-Star Game starters

July 24, 2016

June Mar Fajardo of SMB. PBA Media BureauReigning back-to-back MVP June Mar Fajardo and rising stars Calvin Abueva and Terrence Romeo headline the starters handpicked by fans for the 2016 PBA All-Star Game in August.

San Miguel’s Fajardo will team up with fellow Ginebra big man Greg Slaughter, Star Hotshots veteran James Yap and Gin Kings members Scottie Thompson and Joe Devance for the South All-Stars.

Joining GlobalPort’s Romeo and Alaska’s Abueva for the North All-Stars are Star’s Marc Pingris and Ginebra teammates Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar....

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Meralco targets solo lead

July 23, 2016

Chris Newsome of Meralco. PBA Media BureauThe unbeaten Meralco Bolts aim to regain sole possession of first place as they go for their third win against the TNT Katropa today in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

The Bolts are coming off a five-day rest and could be fresh against the Katropa in their 3 p.m. game following hard-fought victories against the Phoenix Fuel Masters and the Alaska Aces.

“It’s a good thing we’re able to survive the weekend,” said Black. “It was tough playing Phoenix and Alaska, especially Alaska because they were fresh… and we came in with just a day rest after our first game....

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‘PBA is a strong league': Narvasa says attendance decline ‘misconception’

July 23, 2016

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but none tell the whole story when it comes to the PBA’s popularity.

“The PBA is a strong league; the dwindling (audience) is a misconception,” said commissioner Chito Narvasa Thursday night, when he guested at SportsIQ, the country’s first omni-platform live sports talk show.

INQUIRER.net launched SportsIQ Thursday night, with its inaugural episode aired live on INQ 990 Television, Radyo Inquirer and INQUIRER.net Facebook, Youtube, Periscope, and website....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2015-2016 Governors' Cup 2 1 0.667
2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup 11 6 0.647 4th
2015-2016 Philippine Cup 1 10 0.091 12th
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 6 7 0.462 7th
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 8 8 0.500 4th
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 7 6 0.538 6th
2013-2014 Governors' Cup 3 6 0.333 9th
2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup 6 6 0.500 7th
2013-2014 Philippine Cup 5 10 0.333 9th
2012-2013 Governors' Cup 7 7 0.500 3rd